Saturday, April 17, 2021

Cllr Trish Smith

Last chance to back March’s Pudsey Lottery and support town businesses

Pudsey shoppers are being encouraged to buy their Pudsey Lottery tickets ahead of the draw next week. The Pudsey Lottery encourages everyone to 'shop local'...

Calls for dramatic improvements to bus services in outer West Leeds

Public transport in Outer West Leeds needs to improve dramatically if Leeds Council is serious about luring people away from car usage. That was the...

Executive board rubberstamp sale of Pudsey centre

Members of the council's decision-making Executive Board have approved the sale of a former community facility and its surrounding land. The cash-strapped council -...

Community rallies to erect temporary flood defences in Troydale as fire brigade pumps away floodwater

Temporary flood defences have been erected by kind-hearted volunteers after Pudsey Beck flooded Troydale Lane and was threatening nearby houses. Officers from West Yorkshire Fire...

Farsley: Respite home closure plan questioned by councillors

Words: John Baron Proposals by cash-strapped Leeds City Council to close a respite home in Farsley have today been met with concern by local councillors. The...

Pudsey: Last chance to buy Christmas bonanza lottery tickets as town traders rally

The organisers behind Pudsey’s lottery have said there are only a few days left to buy tickets for a special draw with extra prizes. As...

Pudsey Lottery bonanza to mark six months of supporting town trade

Words: John Baron Organisers behind Pudsey's lottery are marking six months of supporting local businesses with a special bonanza against December's tickets. Pudsey Business Network Forum,...

Pudsey Park: Visitor centre closure plans criticised at meeting

Plans to close West Leeds Country Park Visitor Centre in Pudsey Park should be stopped and council officers should work with councillors to improve...

West Leeds councillors attack ‘totally potty’ bowling green closure plans

Words: Richard Beecham Plans to close half of the bowling greens in the city have been described as “disappointing”, “nonsensical” and “potty” by west...

Pudsey councillors’ concerns over park visitor centre closure plans

Pudsey's councillors have voiced their concern and frustration at a proposal to close the West Leeds Country Park Visitor Centre in Pudsey Park. The plans...

Pudsey to become known as ‘historic textile town’ thanks to new signs

Brown heritage signs denoting Pudsey as an ‘Historic Market Town’ are set to be replaced by signs saying 'Historic Textile Town'. The change is the...

Pudsey Pound proves a popular draw to support town trade

A new Pudsey lottery is proving a popular draw as it looks to support businesses looking to bounce back following lockdown and encourage people...